Virat Kohli joins Premier Futsal family

Virat Kohli joins Premier Futsal family

Submitted by alvin on Mon, 2016-04-11 19:29 Bengaluru: Premier Futsal, launched amid much fanfare last week, announced cricket star Virat Kohli as the league’s brand ambassador today.Kohli, the face of Indian Cricket over the last few years, will now lend his name to Futsal, the newer, shorter 5-a-side variant of soccer. His announcement as brand ambassador follows the unveiling of soccer legend Luis Figo as Premier Futsal’s president last week, marking another major coup for the league as it heads into its inaugural season. Xavier Britto, Chairman, Premier Futsal said, “With Virat coming on board, we are confident of attracting the youth of India to come see Futsal and take it up as a career eventually. These are really exciting times for us and I am sure this association with Virat will further elevate the standard of Futsal in India.” Virat Kohli said, “We all grew up playing 5-a-side soccer. The combination of speed